Thank you, Ms Winterson, for this beautiful journey. It is truly extraordinary when a writer reaches into my past and puts words to emotions I've never spoken aloud. Read morePublished on July 18 2001 by Ellen C. Falkenberry
Rather than attempt to develop a plot, after delivering the initial hooks of characterization, Winterson proceeds to muddle around in their depressingly disorganized perspectives... Read morePublished on Feb. 6 2001 by AuralWreath
A friend gave "Art & Lies" to me saying that the book was "most definitely for me." It has become one of my favorite books. Read morePublished on Aug. 2 2000 by N. Imbracsio
Two of Jeannette Winterson's books have changed my life. I am absolutely moved to tears when I read "The Passion" or "Written on the Body". Read morePublished on June 23 2000 by "flavamartino"
As the subtitle suggests, this novel hinges on a metaphor of four-part musical harmony. Like music, it does not need to be "about" anything. Read morePublished on Feb. 14 2000
I am compelled to say that Art and Lies is by far the most inspiring book I have read by an author of our day. To give this book justice, one must read it more than once. Read morePublished on Jan. 7 2000 by Kwan-Yin
I've read all of Jeanette's books, including her two screenplays, her book of essays, her comic book, and collection of short stories. Read morePublished on Dec 1 1998
THis book is a little complicated in the beginning, but once you stay with it, you won't be able to put it down. You'll want to dog-ear pages and highlight pages as I did. Read morePublished on June 20 1998